“Then you’re demonized for figuring it out and getting messy.
People would call me a whore when I walked down the street, and you can’t not be hurt by that.” Wood has no regrets. I just don’t think we were right for each other,” she said.
"I decided it was more important for me to be happy," she tells contributing editor Josh Eells in the new issue of mistake.
After being tormented for so many years, being angry and dark, I'd rather just live my truth and take the backlash.
"But, for me, and anyone who's been a victim of domestic abuse, nobody wants to even remember it. So to talk about it and say it once, much less 200 times, is like … It didn’t sit well with me." Still, the singer was forthcoming about her attempt to reconcile her relationship with Brown after the assault, admitting she believed she was the positive force he needed to turn his life around.